Aboard The Schooner
We'll begin taking summer 2013 reservation in May
sail on Lake Superior aboard North House schooner Hjørdis - a 50' traditionally rigged schooner.
Her classic lines, striking colors and double-gaff rigged sails
are an iconic presence on the Grand Marais harbor. Even better
than watching her from the shore is spending time aboard out on
will be active on the Grand Marais harbor from late May through early
October. The boat is used for both daily sailing
excursions and for single and multi-day sailing courses.
Follow the links below to learn more!
Captains (l to r) - Adam Harju, Matt Thomas,
Tyler Howell, Carolyn Fritz (intern), Matthew Brown
Not pictured - Mark Gordon, Nathanael Kuenzli
For each of the following, please
CALL for reservations -
(218) 387-9762 or toll-free
at (888) 387-9762
- six passenger maximum.
Lake Superior Schooner Outings
- departing most days at 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm and 5pm
Sunset Over The Sawtooths Sail
- available most evenings late June through early September
- early-season sailing at a discount (late May thru mid June)
Superior Full Moon Sails
- scheduled each lunar cycle for three evenings
North House's array of sailing classes include topics ranging
from navigation to ropework, basic sailing to multi-day sail
training trips to the Apostle Islands and Isle Royale. To
learn more visit the
listing of sailing courses by title.
Every December North House is the site for an
Captains Training Course. For more information visit
Instructor Ted Gephart's